Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: two wmp installs?


05 Apr 2010   #1

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 
two wmp installs?

is it possible to have wmp 11 and wmp 12 installed and switch between both ?


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

05 Apr 2010   #2

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center
 
 

A picture is better than thousand words:

Name:  WMP_11.PNG
Views: 14
Size:  12.9 KB

Kari


My System SpecsSystem Spec
05 Apr 2010   #3

W7 Ult. x64 | OS X
 
 

You may not be able to run two versions of WMP, but you can install a different media player. Here are a few options if you're interested.

VLC media player - Open Source Multimedia Framework and Player
One of the most popular video players out there. Will play almost any video format without the need to install codecs.

MPlayer - The Movie Player
Alternative to VLC.

Media Player Classic - Home Cinema - Video Player
This is not related to WMP. It's based on the original MPC that isn't developed anymore.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


05 Apr 2010   #4

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

thanks guys , i wanted to stick with wmp as i like the album art side of things although ive been having issues with wmp12 after clean install of Windows 7.
i do use another player and that is xion i use it for giant playlists it can create a playlist from a directory and has nice skins available on wincustomise ,boxxi being the best skinner IMO
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 two wmp installs?




Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: two wmp installs?
Thread Forum
Several Installs Windows Updates & Activation
KB973688 & KB954430 Installs, and install, and installs... Windows Updates & Activation
Silent installs Software
Good installs Chillout Room
Font installs but can't be seen/used Customization
2 Installs Installation & Setup

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:24 PM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33